Assistance on arrival, transfer from airport to houseboats.
Houseboats are representative of Kashmir Culture and symbolic of Kashmir art. These floating castles were largely influenced and shaped during the last quarter of 19th Century by “The British” during Raj Era. A classical ambience supplemented by finesse of carving and décor largely showcasing the indigenous artistic touch.
Evening proceed for a Shikara ride on Nageen Lake.
Drive from Srinagar to Pahalgam this morning through the vast saffron fields of Pampore which provide a delightful view of Saffron flowers during the month of October. Lidder stream flowing next to the road up to Pahalgam for end of journey (30 kms) provides one of the most picturesque view. After check-in, you can take pony ride up to Baisaran Valley which is very famous for Bollywood pictures.
Full day to enjoy the beauty of Pahalgam Valley which is at its best this time of the year. A visit to Aru Valley, Chandanwari & Betaab valley is highly recommended. Our guide will assist you in booking the local cars for the trip.
After breakfast at 7:30 am check-out and drive to Gulmarg, en-route stop at View point to take some photos as the view of Kashmir Valley and Pir Panjal Mountain range is awesome from this point.
On arrival in Gulmarg, drop your baggage at the hotel and straightway proceed to Cable Car Station for enjoying the Gondola ride. There are lot of chances to see the snow at this time of the year. Sledging, skiing and ATV bikes are available on hire.
Evening you take a walk within the valley of Gulmarg. Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast check-out and transfer to Srinagar.
A high point of Mughal architecture and horticulture in India, the Persian styled Mughal Gardens are the highlight of any visit to Srinagar. Visit the Shalimar Bagh and Nishat Bagh today to marvel at the lush terraced lawns, bright flowerbeds, cascading fountains and decorated marble pavilions that showcase the opulence of the rulers that built them in the 17th century AD.
After breakfast proceed for a full day trip to Sonmarg also known as the meadow of Gold and was once the part of ancient silk route that connected Middle-east to China. Enjoy a beautiful drive passing through the deep gorge of Sind valley dotted with villages and grassy meadow. In Sonmarg, You can enjoy a pony ride or hike to Thajiwas glaciers on direct costs.
After an early breakfast check-out and transfer to Srinagar airport.